Tezaab is a 1988 Indian Hindi-language action romance film starring Anil Kapoor and Madhuri Dixit in lead roles. The film gave Dixit her first big break, making her an overnight star. in addition to reaffirming Kapoor's star status, after a successful Mr. India (1987). The film was produced and directed by N. Chandra. The music was composed by Laxmikant–Pyarelal.


When Inspector Singh (Suresh Oberoi) learns that Munna (Anil Kapoor) is about to reach his region of jurisdiction, he checks Munna's record. Munna is identified by Inspector Singh as Cadet Mahesh Deshmukh, a talented Cadet he first met at the scene of a Nasik bank robbery a few years prior, where Mahesh's parents and numerous other bank employees had been brutally murdered by a gang of thieves.